DeBoer on Sheridan....

Discussion in 'IU Football Board' started by Kelly_32, Jan 10, 2020.

  1. Kelly_32

    Kelly_32 All-Big Ten
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2004
    Messages:
    4,305
    Likes Received:
    539
    "I quickly realized Nick was ready to be an offensive coordinator."
     
    iulb, vesuvius13, Sassy61 and 3 others like this.
  2. HoozierDaddy

    HoozierDaddy Freshman
    Gold Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2012
    Messages:
    423
    Likes Received:
    166
    yet he chose Inge instead of Sheridan for his open OC role at Fresno.
     
  3. CGW-89

    CGW-89 Recruit
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2011
    Messages:
    57
    Likes Received:
    38
    I thought Inge was going to be DC?
     
    iulb, vesuvius13, 4IUSox2 and 2 others like this.
  4. fkfootball

    fkfootball All-Big Ten
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2014
    Messages:
    3,048
    Likes Received:
    3,207
    Inge is the DC. And DeBoer is his own OC.
     
    vesuvius13, JIMSHAM and red hornet like this.
  5. 76-1

    76-1 All-American
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2017
    Messages:
    5,284
    Likes Received:
    6,466
    Location:
    Indiana
    He is.

    If he had chosen a guy who's been on the Defensive side of the ball his entire career for his OC that would have been a real head-scratcher...;):rolleyes:
     
  6. E.Z.Rider

    E.Z.Rider Moderator
    Moderator
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2001
    Messages:
    2,717
    Likes Received:
    699
    Location:
    Oregon
    LOL. It would probably be better if you stayed on the basketball side. :p
     
  7. IUCX9

    IUCX9 Freshman
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2018
    Messages:
    650
    Likes Received:
    1,082
    Where's the link?

    I would like to read the context. Ready to be an OC... At a G5? P5? B1G? Or specifically for Indiana?
     
  8. Pigalow

    Pigalow All-American
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2012
    Messages:
    5,638
    Likes Received:
    2,935
    Yes, yes, yes, & yes.. Sorry, I don't have a link, but yes to all of those questions. He thinks very highly of Sheridan, & he's not the only one, from what I've heard. Not just thinks highly of, but specifically feels he can handle OC duties. Apparently he was quite involved in the offense this year. Also, CTA wants continuity in the offense, & he believes Sheridan will keep the same base offense in place. KNOWS he will, in fact.
     
    8 Pigalow, Jan 10, 2020
    Last edited: Jan 10, 2020
    iulb, vesuvius13, Sassy61 and 4 others like this.
  9. IUCX9

    IUCX9 Freshman
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2018
    Messages:
    650
    Likes Received:
    1,082
    Great. Thanks.
     
    vesuvius13 and Pigalow like this.
  10. Indianaftw

    Indianaftw Senior
    Gold Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2017
    Messages:
    2,121
    Likes Received:
    2,661
    midwolfe, Pigalow, vesuvius13 and 4 others like this.
  11. Pigalow

    Pigalow All-American
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2012
    Messages:
    5,638
    Likes Received:
    2,935
    & what's more, & CRUCIALLY, I think Deboer is sincere about it. Sometimes, OFTEN times even, coaches in this situation will just hold the company line & give you coachspeak & say all the nice things, but I don't get the sense that it's the case in this instance. I think he means what he says about Sheridan. I suspect that Deboer would probably just avoid the question if he didn't feel this way about Sheridan. I don't think he's lying.
     
    iulb, indiana ed, DGJRieman and 4 others like this.
  12. Bowlmania

    Bowlmania Senior
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2016
    Messages:
    2,596
    Likes Received:
    5,686
    High praise, indeed.

    Can't wait to see how he does this fall.
     
  13. mobilehoosier

    mobilehoosier Junior
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2012
    Messages:
    1,347
    Likes Received:
    1,932
    Location:
    Mobile, Alabama
    I really like how this was handled. Hart gets part of Deboer's title and Sheridan gets the other part. Heard gets a bump. Keeps them all around and keeps continuity in the program. Pretty smart. Now let's hope it works. Big Grin! Go Hoosiers!
    Still pissed about losing Gator Bowl.
     
    iulb, midwolfe, DGJRieman and 5 others like this.
  14. IU_Hickory

    IU_Hickory Benchwarmer
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2017
    Messages:
    263
    Likes Received:
    377
    Now we just need to hire an Assistant Associate Head Coach :)
     
    DANC, muubell, 76-1 and 1 other person like this.
  15. IU_Hickory

    IU_Hickory Benchwarmer
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2017
    Messages:
    263
    Likes Received:
    377
    And if Sheridan is the OC without a "Co" then how is Heard a Co-OC? Co would generally imply that you have 2 people sharing the same job. It should be more like Assistant Coordinator wouldn't you think?

    Me thinks Allen is good at making people's job title sound better than it is.
     
    vesuvius13 likes this.
  16. red hornet

    red hornet Redshirt
    Silver Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2019
    Messages:
    171
    Likes Received:
    424
    Justifies salary hike. All are happy. LEO.
     
    iulb, CC Mac, vesuvius13 and 2 others like this.
  17. oldcougar77

    oldcougar77 All-Big Ten
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2004
    Messages:
    4,033
    Likes Received:
    3,788
    If you haven't already done so, check out mattn's video clip from "Cheers" on the other thread. Sometimes I forget how good that show was.
     
    hoosiers kid likes this.
  18. DANC

    DANC All-American
    Gold Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2001
    Messages:
    5,218
    Likes Received:
    6,604
    vesuvius13, JIMSHAM, IUCX9 and 3 others like this.
  19. Pigalow

    Pigalow All-American
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2012
    Messages:
    5,638
    Likes Received:
    2,935
    Right, & it's not just THAT he says it's a good move, but the way he said it: that's far too in depth & thoughtful to be anything other than the truth. We should all be excited!
     
    vesuvius13, IUCX9 and muubell like this.
  20. Palmbeachhoosier

    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Aug 13, 2016
    Messages:
    2,272
    Likes Received:
    2,563
    Location:
    Delray Beach, FL
    I watched Kalen DeBoer’s intro press conference had a lot of good things to say about IU, Tom Allen and staff and players.
     
    Hoosier009 and Sassy61 like this.
  21. Tokyo Steve

    Tokyo Steve Sophomore
    Gold Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2001
    Messages:
    835
    Likes Received:
    1,408
    Ever hear of a pilot and a co-pilot?
     
    vesuvius13 and 76-1 like this.

Share This Page